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5 Reasons Mini-Sessions are Not the Best Option

5 Reasons Mini-Sessions are Not the Best Option

Mini-sessions are all the rage with photographers and their clients, however here are 5 reasons mini-sessions are not the best option. ...more

Photos ,Tips and Tricks

April 08, 20244 min read

Flagstaff Branding Sessions at High Country Motor Lodge

Flagstaff Branding Sessions at High Country Motor Lodge

Flagstaff branding sessions at High Country Motor Lodge. Photos and introductions to the business's who partook. ...more

Photos ,Vendor Recommendations

March 31, 20242 min read

Image Gallery Tips

Image Gallery Tips

Image gallery navigation tips for clients of Emerald Rue. How to access, add to cart, download and order artwork. ...more

Films ,Photos &Tips and Tricks

February 05, 20242 min read

Brand Film Best Practices

Brand Film Best Practices

Emerald Rue provides small businesses best practices for using their storytelling brand film, such as where to host and social media tips. ...more

Films ,Tips and Tricks

February 02, 20242 min read

Meaningful Photographic Artwork

Meaningful Photographic Artwork

Emerald Rue offers a variety of meaningful photographic artwork options for clients who have a photo or video session. ...more

Photos ,Tips and Tricks

February 25, 20232 min read

6 Preparations for Family Photos 6 Months Out

6 Preparations for Family Photos 6 Months Out

Jen of Emerald Rue offers six preparations for family photos that moms can do six months before booking a session. ...more

Tips and Tricks

February 20, 20233 min read

Sunset Sessions Highlights 2022

Sunset Sessions Highlights 2022

Emerald Rue shares Sunset Sessions highlights from 2022. The post features an images from each of the 20 sessions. ...more

Photos

January 04, 20232 min read

Summer Family Video | Lake Eunice, MN

Summer Family Video | Lake Eunice, MN

Extended family celebrates the 4th of July at Lake Eunice, MN with a summer family video. Includes yearly tradition of Old Navy t-shirts. ...more

Films ,Photos

July 08, 20222 min read

5 Tips for Using a Branding Film on a Website

5 Tips for Using a Branding Film on a Website

After having a brand film done, it's important to place it where it'll be effective. Here are 5 tips for using a branding film on a website. ...more

Films ,Tips and Tricks

June 13, 20222 min read

Edina Family Video | Radde Family

Edina Family Video | Radde Family

A documentation of one family of four's typical summer night, complete with swimming, gardening & popcorn in this Edina family video. ...more

Films ,Photos

March 16, 20221 min read

Where to Print Photos, My Recommendations

Where to Print Photos, My Recommendations

Top recommendations for where to print photos, including wall portraits, canvas, small photographic prints and more! ...more

Tips and Tricks

December 24, 20214 min read

Minneapolis Family Film | Kozisek Family

Minneapolis Family Film | Kozisek Family

Minneapolis family film depicting family of four spending time eating at home and swimming at Lake Nokomis. Shot on Nikon Z6 ...more

Films ,Photos

September 08, 20211 min read

Minnesota Family Film | Bedore Family Moves Homes

Minnesota Family Film | Bedore Family Moves Homes

Minnesota family film portrays family as they prepare to move to Montana, enjoying their lake property as the sun sets over the water. ...more

Films ,Photos

June 23, 20212 min read

The Power of Personal Work Photography

The Power of Personal Work Photography

Personal work photography can be powerful when an artists lets ideas flow. It can help to motivate and get an artist out of a rut. ...more

Films ,Photos &Tips and Tricks

February 03, 20212 min read

Digital Image Pro Tips

Digital Image Pro Tips

Digital image pro tips for how to use professional photo session images or those taken on a phone. Six suggestions shared. ...more

Tips and Tricks

January 11, 20215 min read

Minnesota Sunset Photography Sessions 2020 Recap

Minnesota Sunset Photography Sessions 2020 Recap

A recap of several sunset photography sessions in Minnesota during the fall of 2020. Families pose for photos in fields, parks and lakes. ...more

Photos

January 04, 20212 min read

WarPaint International | Preferred Vendor Introduction

WarPaint International | Preferred Vendor Introduction

Meet the talented owner and artists at War Paint International, a preferred hair and make-up vendor for Emerald Rue. ...more

Vendor Recommendations

November 13, 20204 min read

Twin Cities Mom Squad | Resource Recommendation

Twin Cities Mom Squad | Resource Recommendation

A recommended resource to local MSP moms is Twin Cities Mom Squad. It is a place to find community, support, and inspiration. ...more

Vendor Recommendations

November 10, 20202 min read

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